New York, NY [December 11, 2019] – Madison Energy Investments (“MEI”) announced a partnership with the Clean Energy Leadership Institute (CELI) to become a “Friend of CELI.” MEI believes strongly in the mission of CELI and has been impressed with the organization since their early days. They do an incredible job of developing young leaders in the energy space, prioritizing different areas of the energy industry and promoting diversity within the clean energy industry.
“We applaud CELI for the work they have done to educate young professionals and to create a network of some of the top folks in the clean energy industry,” said MEI Managing Partner Richard Walsh. “We are happy to support them and are grateful to them for introducing us to our most recent hire, Gerard Neely, who is a former CELI fellow,” stated Walsh.
About the Clean Energy Leadership Institute: With programs operating in Washington, DC, San Francisco, and Chicago, the Clean Energy Leadership Institute (CELI) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to developing a new kind of energy leader. We believe creating a diverse community of change-makers across sectors and disciplines will drive an equitable, decarbonized, and resilient energy ecosystem. We equip young professionals entering the workforce with the skills and expertise to lead the transition to a clean energy economy. Over the last six years, CELI has trained over 500 emerging leaders across 250+ organizations through our signature Fellowship program and an additional 1,000+ students and professionals through our clean energy educational programming.
About Madison Energy Investments: Madison Energy Investments is a platform that develops, owns and operates distributed generation projects within the commercial and industrial (C&I) and small utility-scale sectors. The founding partners bring a variety of expertise in business development, finance, construction, and operations. The team’s combined industry experience has produced best practices in project development, construction, financing and a comfort level with a variety of technologies, engineering solutions, financing structures, state markets and incentives, utility programs, tariff structures, and asset management. Most importantly, the experience has allowed the team to develop first class relationships with experienced, local partners in dozens of markets throughout the United States.